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Coachwood Glen Nature Trail Blackheath

By | April 4, 2015

Another great video by John Paix. The Coachwood Glen track leads into the rainforest off the Megalong Valley road. It’s an easy walk, takes less than half an hour, but will take longer if you want to take advantage of the seats along the way. This is the most accessible rainforest walk in the Blue… Read More »

Three Sisters walking track to get restoration

By | November 19, 2014

Environment and Heritage Minister Rob Stokes and Blue Mountains MP Roza Sage today announced $1.5 million in NSW Government funding for restoration works on the Three Sisters walking track. Mr Stokes said the NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service will resurface the path, improve visitor safety and access, and revitalise the site with improved landscaping and visitor information. “The… Read More »

Hydro Majectic reopening

By | October 30, 2014

Today marks the beginning of Escarpment Group’s unveiling of the Hydro Majestic refurbishment. The 121 year-old historic property will open to the public tomorrow with a series of high tea events in The Casino Lobby and The Wintergarden. The other venues within the property, including The Boiler House and The Salon Du The, will opening… Read More »

AUSTRALIAN TOURISM 2013-2014

By | October 29, 2014

Record expenditure of $30 billion (up 7%) by international visitors in 2013–14, and $72 billion (up 3%) by domestic travellers places Australian tourism in a strong position to achieve the industry’s 2020 target of $115 billion in overnight expenditure. Tourism Research Australia’s (TRA) State of the Industry 2014, released today, reports that this result is… Read More »

Ask Roz win the Blue Mountains, Lithgow and Oberon Tourism award for Specialised Tourism services

By | September 20, 2014

Ask Roz win the Blue Mountains, Lithgow and Oberon Tourism award for Specialised Tourism services The best of the best tourism and hospitality businesses in the Blue Mountains, Lithgow and Oberon region for 2014 were revealed at the annual Blue Mountains Lithgow & Oberon Tourism (BMLOT) Awards of Excellence gala dinner and awards night on Friday… Read More »

Re-launch of the iconic Hydro Majestic Hotel in the Blue Mountains, NSW

By | September 20, 2014

The much-anticipated revitalisation of the iconic Hydro Majestic Hotel is well underway and is scheduled to open in two stages, with stage one including 55 accommodation rooms in the existing Belgravia Wing, public areas and function rooms re-opening in September 2014. The Belgravia wing will accommodate 55 stylish and contemporary rooms while still maintaining the… Read More »

Yulefest magic in the Blue Mountains

By | May 17, 2014

Toasty fires, roast dinners and puddings, decorations and Santa: the season the Blue Mountains, Lithgow and Oberon region is renowned will once again warm the chill this winter – Yulefest.Blue Mountains Lithgow & Oberon Tourism (BMLOT) chairman Daniel Myles said: ”Yulefest in this region is a magical time when this unique landscape is transformed into… Read More »